What Drives Satellite Flexibility: Necessity or Opportunity?

Flexible satellites have been around for some time, but the rate and scale of flexibility has increased exponentially over the last few years. Declining GEO capacity prices, rise in competition and the need for reduced time to orbit and are just a few factors that led to greater need for software-defined satellites.

Albawaba: SpaceX Launch Into Space Boosts Observation Satellites to 600

In “SpaceX Launch Into Space Boosts Observation Satellites to 600”- BlackSky offers images and monitoring from space for industries that include defense, energy, construction and research. “When it comes to Earth observation from satellites, there is more demand today than ever for higher resolution imaging,”. The launch will boost BlackSky’s network in space to six.